香港教育大學合唱團

EdUHK Chorus

HK 香港新界大埔露屏路十號B1-1/F-29 29487080 藝團

香港教育大學合唱團簡介

Artistic Director: Dr. Paulina Wong Wai Ying

Music Director: Dr. Allison So Ming Chuen, Dr. Chen Ti Wei and Dr. Steve Ho Sung Chi

Assistant Music Director: Ms. Bobo Lo

The EdUHK Chorus with around 200 choristers, consisting of Chamber Singers, Choraliers, Singers, Junior Choraliers, Cantamus and Vocal Jazz Ensemble, was founded in 1994. With its active exploration of joint concert opportunities, the Chorus has performed at concerts, conferences, workshops and festivals in Hong Kong and overseas Local performances include “Messiah in the Park” organized by RTHK Radio 4, the 2011 International Choral Jazz & Mass participatory Musicking Festival, and Masterclass and lecture-concert Chorus of the Hong Kong SingFest 2012.

The Chorus was also invited to perform with the Women’s Chorale of Oberlin College of Music in Ohio, USA, at the International Society of Music Education (ISME) World Conference in Italy 2008, Choral Festival at Northeast Normal University in Changchun, China, the 2nd Congress & International Music Exchange Programme for UNESCO ASPnet at Nara University of Education, Japan, and at the cultural and choral exchange tour at national Dong Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan.  In 2015, the Vocal Jazz ensemble performed at the New York Jazz Festival with much acclaimed. The chorus was invited to perform at International Society for Music Education 32nd World Conference at Glasgow, UK in 2016.

The Chorus was invited to record selected choral works by Huang Tzu in 2011. This CD, produced by HUGO was awarded “The Best Choir Recording” by Guangzhou City Radio. A second CD recording for the New Choral Settings of Tang Poems was also released in early 2016.